Motorcyclist Struck & Killed by Sedan Failing to Yield in North Las Vegas

September 1, 2022 | Ed Bernstein
Motorcyclist Struck & Killed by Sedan Failing to Yield in North Las Vegas

On Monday night, a motorcyclist was struck and killed in a crash in North Las Vegas. The incident occurred at the intersection of 5th ST and Centennial PKWY. Police responded to the incident around 7 pm. According to the North Las Vegas Police Department, the motorcyclist was struck by a Nissan Altima that was pulling out of an apartment complex. The Nissan failed to yield to the motorcyclist riding eastbound, causing the motorcycle to crash into the sedan. The NLVPD said the motorcyclist was in his 30’s and was taken to UMC where he was later pronounced dead. NLVPD also said the driver of the Nissan remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators. Impairment is not a suspected factor in this incident. The intersection of 5th ST and Centennial PKWY remained closed until late Monday night.       “Car accidents are on the rise in the Las Vegas area. At Edward M Bernstein and Associates, we take these accidents seriously. If you or a loved one have been involved in a car accident, we can help you. Call 702-996-3917. Note: These posts are created using publicly available (secondary) sources. The information has not been independently verified. If you see any information that should be corrected, please bring it to our attention, and we will make adjustments. The photos included in these posts do not represent the actual accident scene.”


Ed Bernstein

Edward M. Bernstein, Esq. is the owner and founding partner of Edward M. Bernstein & Associates, and one of the most recognizable figures in Nevada. Ed is one of state’s premier personal injury attorneys and has hosted The Ed Bernstein Show for over 31 years. He has served the Las Vegas community for decades with dozens of community appointments and terms of service. In the year 2000, he was Nevada’s Democratic nominee for the United States Senate.

Ed received his B.A. from Long Island University in 1971 and his J.D. from Widener University in 1975. Since then, Ed’s professional accolades include numerous publications, honors and awards, court appointments, and has been named one of America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators.